Coming to you from Doc's Crocks is this wonderful Yellow Ware Miniature Food Mold with the "Yellow Rock, Phila" stamp (but only the "Phila" is visible).
These molds are unique to the Yellow Rock Pottery located in Philadelphia, PA and were made during the mid-1800s. A photo of additional Yellow Rock miniature molds can be found in Lisa McAllister, Collector's Guide to Yellow Ware, Book 2, p. 42.
This beauty is Oblong with Flat Rectangular Base and Interior Ribbing. Measures 3 7/8" long by 2 5/8" wide, and 1 3/8" tall.
Good Condition. A pinhead-size nibble on the rim and a faint 1/2" hairline on each end (closeup 1). No stains or restoration. The little 3/16" chip on the rim is in the making and glazed over (closeup 2)
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